The FutureWriters Cohort
Sharing Your Stories: To share the story you began in our earlier workshop, login to the FutureWriters Google Classroom, which you can access from your Google Drive. Create a new Post by clicking the + sign in the bottom right corner of the classroom Stream. Use the attachment icon to add a pdf or document version, or use the link icon to a pdf or Google Doc with a shareable link from Google Drive. Standard manuscript format is Courier 12, double-spaced. Please feel free to leave comments on a couple of peers' stories with prompts like: "I like...", "What if..." and "Tell me more about..."
Make | Create | Do
Learn from Failure
Document & Reflect
Day One Agenda
RVS Education Center • Tue Sep 22, 2015
08:30am Introduction to FutureWriters
08:50am Norms - Self Reflection Tool
09:05am Looking at Exemplars Protocol
10:30am Inquiry-based Knowledge Building
Alberta Tomorrow Provocation- Student Questions Drive the Inquiry
11:15 am Intermediate Deliverable - iSearch Tool
12:50pm Exhibition – Gallery Walk
01:05pm Instructional Design Sketch – FUTURE WRITERS INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN FRAMEWORK
01:45pm Critique & Revision – Critical Friends Protocol
Day Two Agenda
RVS Education Center • Wed Sep 23, 2015
08:35am Illustrated Learning Journey
10:45am Write a Story Draft
11:30am Critique & Revision – Story & Style Protocol
12:15 pm Lunch
12:45pm Design Assessment:
What observations, conversations and products will you collect?
How will you support students to reflect on competencies?
01:35pm Give Ask Steal Protocol
- Making Learning Visible: Documentation Plan for Introduction to Anthology
- Anthology Layout and Art
- Cross-Classroom Critique and Revision Planning
- Learning Specialist Site Visit Scheduling
- Publishing Deliverables & Scheduling
- FOIP Release Forms
Day Three Agenda
RVS Education Centre • Tue Nov 24, 2015
08:30am Intro: Agenda, deliverables and support moving forward.
08:45am Empathy Interview
9:00am Writing the Introduction to your RVS FutureWriters Anthology •
What Skills and Competencies did the Students Develop?
What Aspects of the Project Engaged Them?
What were some Memorable Moments from the Project?
09:45am Sharing your Introduction with Empathy Interview Partner - I like... I wonder... Tell me more about...
10:00am Revise Introduction
11:00am Adding stories
11:30am Gallery Walk
12:30pm Creating the Cover
12:45pm Work Time
2:30pm Completion Timeline: Exporting Proofs, Publishing and Exhibition Planning, Printing Plan, Invitation for Feedback